Government Detail

Summary

Name Level Type/Class Home Rule?
Cambria, Township of (Cambria) municipality or lower Township (Class: 2) no

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
1799 21

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Cambria, County of Parent current
Somerset, County of Parent former

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Cambria County, Pennsylvania 08 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4202110880 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1216075 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q5025275 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 110245 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Quemahoning, Township of Reduction 1799
View Reduction Summerhill, Township of (Cambria) Creation 1810
View Expansion Allegheny, Township of (Cambria) Reduction 1825
View Reduction Susquehanna, Township of (Cambria) Creation Jan 6, 1825
View Part Ebensburg, Borough of Creation (Within) Jan 15, 1825
View Reduction Jackson, Township of (Cambria) Creation 1828
View Reduction Washington, Township of (Cambria) Creation Jan 6, 1831
View Reduction Ebensburg, Borough of Separation Apr 8, 1850
View Reduction Blacklick, Township of (Cambria) Creation Oct 10, 1850
View Reduction Munster, Township of Creation Dec 9, 1854
View Reduction Ebensburg, Borough of Expansion 1857
View Reduction Barr, Township of Creation Sep 4, 1872
View Reduction Ebensburg, Borough of Expansion 1895–1896
View Ascertainment Croyle, Township of Ascertainment 1914–1915
View Ascertainment Summerhill, Township of (Cambria) Ascertainment 1914–1915
View Reduction Ebensburg, Borough of Expansion Dec 22, 1944
View Reduction Ebensburg, Borough of Expansion Jun 28, 1948
View Reduction Ebensburg, Borough of Expansion Jul 26, 1950
View Reduction? Ebensburg, Borough of Expansion? 1950–1960
View Reduction Ebensburg, Borough of Expansion Dec 14, 1963
View Reduction Ebensburg, Borough of Expansion 1966
View Reduction Ebensburg, Borough of Expansion Jun 15, 1968
View Reduction Ebensburg, Borough of Expansion Nov 30, 1968
View Reduction Ebensburg, Borough of Expansion Mar 16, 1971
View Expansion Ebensburg, Borough of Reduction 1978
View Reduction Ebensburg, Borough of Expansion 1978

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township 1799
View Township, 2nd Class Apr 28, 1899

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Tribal Land Cession Pennsylvania 1768 Tribal Land Cession yes+ 1768
View New Township Bedford County 1771 Township Division yes+ Apr 16, 1771
View New County Cambria County-Clearfield County-Jefferson County-McKean County-Potter County-Tioga County 1804 Creation yes+ Mar 26, 1804
View Separation (County) Cambria County 1807 Separation yes+ Nov 2, 1807
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View 1940-1950 Cns. Minor Civ. Div. Corr. Cambria Township 17500450 367 367
View 1940-1950 Cns. Minor Civ. Div. Corr. Cambria Township 17500450 364 364
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Cambria 5837014 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Annexation Ebensburg Borough Ordinance of January 1857 no* 1857
View New School District Cambria Township-Munster Township Proposed 1876 Independent School District no 1876–1877
View Boundary Realignment Blacklick Township-Cambria Township Proposed 1905 Boundary Realignment unknown 1905–1906
View School District Annexation Cambria Township-Ebensburg Borough Proposed 1910 School District Annexation unknown 1910